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October 2020

Tilson Recognized as ENR Top 600 Specialty Contractor; Rises 85 Spots To #258 On The List

Tilson has earned a place on the Engineering News Record (ENR) Top 600 list of Specialty Contractors for the fifth consecutive year. From #481 in 2018, to #343 in 2019, Tilson’s 85 spot rise to #258 in 2020 reflects the company’s sustainable year over year growth as it continues to meet increasing customer demands for 5G small cell and fiber networks across the country.

October 2020

Tilson Selected to Expand Broadband Access in New Hampshire Through Cares Act Initiative

Tilson was selected by the New Hampshire Electric Cooperative (NHEC) under the federal CARES Act to be the full-service provider of design and construction to expand broadband access to hundreds of underserved residents in rural towns. 

September 2020

Tilson Appoints Catherine Smith To Board of Directors

“We are excited and grateful that Catherine has agreed to serve on our Board of Directors,” said Joshua Broder, Tilson CEO. “She is an outstanding visionary leader and her multi-domain expertise will be instrumental as Tilson continues to pursue its strategy for long-term sustainable growth.”

September 2020

Tilson Joins CBRS Alliance to Drive Widespread Private LTE Solutions

As a CBRS Alliance member, Tilson will further position itself as the system integrator of choice for Private LTE with a focus on specific use cases and industries including industrial manufacturing, utilities, healthcare, and hospitality. 

August 2020

Tilson Names Mike Dow First Chief Innovation Officer

In this new position, Dow will lead Tilson’s Innovation efforts, which include research, development, and commercialization initiatives for Tilson’s tool set and service offerings.

August 2020

Tilson Promotes Kelly Brewer to Chief Operating Officer

As COO, Brewer will lead Tilson’s ongoing operational growth and oversee more than 500 professionals who design, build, operate, and maintain the most advanced network infrastructure for telecom carrier, utility and government clients across the country. Brewer’s expanded responsibilities include oversight and strategic integration of Tilson’s high-performing Consulting Division. 

August 2020

Tilson Named to Inc. 5000 for 10th Consecutive Year

In the 38-year history of Inc. 5000, there have only been 113 companies that have made the list ten times, a mere half a percent of listed companies according to Inc. Media. 

July 2020


Tilson announced today that Peter Fortunato, Senior Consultant, has been appointed as InfraGard Maine’s Sector Chief for both the Information Technology and Communications areas.